Conditions with symptom: 'itchy eyes'
I suffer with hayfever every year, in particular very itchy eyes and a blocked nose. I take antihistamines but they don't seem to be strong enough (taking one tablet a day) and also eyedrops but my eyes are still extremely itchy and start to swell. Can I increase the antihistamine dosage to 2 a day? Thanks.
what antihistamines do you take? I used to take one type and i've found over the past few years they dont seem to have the same effect anymore :( i've changed my antihistamines and I also use eye drops for the itchy/sore eyes and a nasal spray to help with my nose. I take them every morning before my symptoms start and I find they work better together. Still dont stop it completely but they help a lot!
For the last four years ive had a white gooey stringy substance coming out of my eyes and my eyes are always bloodshot and sometimes swollen. Ive been to a doctor about it and she said she didnt know what it was so she pretty much told me to go away. But recently the problem has been getting worse. I was on holiday and around the 7th day my eyes started producing this substance, and my eyes became extremly irratated. I tried to use my finger to remove the gooey from my eyes but when I got it out of one eye more would be in the other, my eyes became completely red and the pain was unbearable and I was crying. Then my friend told me that a girl had been on this show with similar symptoms, but I cant find anyrthing about it on here. Im really worried incase I really damage my eyes im quite scared. Im going to the doctors as soon as possible to see if they will help me, but does anyone else have any idea what it could be? Please help!
Hi Im not sure if anyone has answered this but you should go to your gp and if they ignore you then go to another one because it may be nothing but at the same time it could be something. As there are many problems that can occur with one's eye's its best to follow it up. Not worth going blind now is it!
I'm 14 (so I'm guessing its a bit of an unusual age to get very watery eyes) but my eyes water with the slightest of wind, sunlight, when I lie on my side and even when applying moisturiser or face make up. But I think there's something wrong with my eyes, the shape of them are perfectly normal but I seem to have just a pink/red gap between my actual eyeball and the outer edge of my eye, like the opposite side to my tear duct, could this be why my eyes are so watery, if so is there anything I can do about it?
Hi!! I don't know you and I don't know what's wrong either but I'm fourteen and I have the exact same thing!! I don't know anyone else who has it and its killing me because there's nothing online about it. Your not alone, my eyes water like that too.
I am also 14, and I have exactly the same problem, my eyes have been watering since about last year. my eyes water all the time in all conditions even inside, when I'm at school I usually just use tissue to wipe away the water but it gets so annoying and gets in the way. I've been to the doctors and they have me eye drops that didnt help at all, they said it was because I wear make up but they water even when I don't. I went to the opticians and he told me that I don't blink all the way, I was very surprised as I thought I did, and I think I still do now, I hope it's just a thing that will pass over time.
I have always had watery eyes, I'm 17 now and still do.... They mainly water when; I look at other eyes, think about eyes, confrontation with people and just randomly sometimes :( Why???
Hi im 39 years of age i have bagus under my eyes there always puffy looking and would like to know if there is anyway i could get rid of them or even reduce them thanks
Hi I'm suffering with block/runny nose, itchy throat, itchy Eyes, itchy ears, bad headache, struggle to sleep at night because my nose is constantly blocked and I notice these symptoms when the black mold in my home started nearly 8 years ago I've been doctors so many times and they give giving me medication for allergy but nothing works as these symptoms are nothing to do with allergy. Please help me as my symptoms are getting worst and I'm really worried ird going to be too late before the doctors and housing listen to me.
Hi, I recently had squint surgery done and I've noticed that my eye only looked straight on the day the surgery was done. Every time after that, especially after I've been on the computer for a while and straining my eyes, I notice my squint is still very obvious. But the doctor says she is quite happy with my alignment. Is it possible that somehow i am the only one who sees my eyes as being unaligned when I look in the mirror? I've also been taking pictures regularly and occasionally, my eyes look perfectly aligned and on other occasions,it looks horrible.Is it common for the eyes to drift back to its original position while its healing? Btw, It's almost a month since I had my surgery done.
My eyes water, plus i have sagging eyes, but i am only 13, it makes me look ugly and i really don't like it, how do i get rid of the sagging eyes and make myself look generally happier?
my dad got punched in the eye and now can only see bright lights whats happend?
my opticion says ive got wax in my eye glands and my eyes keep watering all the time wot can i do to stop them from watering. thankyou.
I am 23 and have been having trouble with the skin around my eyes for about 2 months now. It started with the skin in the corner of my right eye becoming quite red and sore, this has now spread to my other eye with the corner of both eyes being red and very dry along with the tops of my eyelids starting to get sore too. I haven't been wearing any makeup around my eyes for a while now this has started, I have been to the doctors and he suggested it was the soap i use (i dont use soap on my face) or the products i have used, but I have used the same brands for years now so i'm unsure if it is these things! He has given me a large bottle of cream called Diprobase and I have been applying this on my eyes to keep them moisturised but the redness and dryness still doesnt clear if I dont apply the cream throughout the day. I have also been to a herbalist and tried some pure aloe gel- but most products aren't for use so close into the corner of the eye so I am really struggling for something to calm them down and get back to a normal so i can go back to wearing make up again! I have also had a problem with the skin around my nose and have been on about 3 different steroid creams (red raised lumps that weep and become very itchy!) this escallates sometimes if it moves up into my nose and causes a nasty skin infection- at the moment this is under control and I am trying to stop using these creams because I have used them for around 7 months now. both skin conditions really have been effecting my mood and sometimes missing work and getting upset- i can cope with a sore nose but constantly sore eyes is really effecting how i feel now- is there anything else i can try? thanks, Erica
Hi my name is mathew and I have a really embarrassing problem with my eyes, the whites of my eyes go really red all the time they look like the devils eyes I have been to various eye specialists an they only seem to put it down to hayfever an give me medication for that but it never works. So can you please help me and give me a proper diagnosis and help me with my embarrassing illness. Thanks.
Haha but because I am young all people seem to fink is drugs!! I dont take them an havent in all my life, it really gets me down an depressed an feel like I cant look at anyone in the face :-(
Hi i am 61 years of age and i often get what i call red eye. It does look like i have a devils eye. When people ask me what have i done, i tell them i have been looking through key holes, and pass it off with a lough.
I caught a virus in my eyes about eight years ago and was left with no tears at all. I have had my tear ducts sealed shut. I use hypromelose drops which help a little and was prescribed Viscotears which I find too sticky. Has there been any developments in this area with regards to a cure? My eyes produce a white substance which is very embarassing and also my eyes are very uncomfortable all the time as they are dry. Have you any ideas or should I go back again to my doctors who don't seem to be able to help. Thank you.
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